Eriogonum coloradense

Colorado Buckwheat
Eriogonum coloradense

Family:Buckwheat (Polygonaceae)
Photo taken on: September 7, 2008
Location: Mount Belleview, GV, CO
Life Zones: Subalpine to alpine
Habitat: Dry, rocky slopes

A shrubby plant with pinkish-white flowers and long narrow leaves. A threatened species growing only in SW Colorado.

Flora of North America reference.

Pink Round Clusters